Regulations of the Competition  General The competition takes place online and over this internet side only! Participation is free of charge.
Sent originals cannot be accepted! A return isn't possible for organizational reasons. Sending by e-mail can only be accepted in exceptional case.  Themes The theme of the contest 2016 is:  "RUBBISH"   Cartoons can be submitted to following sub-themes:   - Coffee to go   - Plastic Bags   - Waste Separation  Prizes and Awards 1st Prize: 1000 € + Golden He-Goat + Certificate
2nd Prize: 800 € + Silver He-Goat + Certificate
3rd Prize: 500 € + Bronze He-Goat + Certificate   Audience Award: 500 € + Certificate   Special Prizes    Participation Conditions Participants: all cartoonists.  Organizer Valeriu Kurtu (KURTUKUNST Gallery) in cooperation with the LIMES Image Agency
im KU-DAMM Karee, Kurfürstendamm 207-208, Eingang Lietzenburger Str 80, 10719 Berlin
E-mail: contact@limes-net.com  Jury The prize winners are determined by an international independent jury. The decision of the jury is final.  
Birgit Nimke-Sliwinski
Head of Marketing at the Berliner Stadtreinigung (BSR)

Berlin / Germany
Chavdar Georgiev
Cartoonist

Sofia / Bulgaria
Sergey Semendyaev
Cartoonist

Berdyansk / Ukraine
Erdogan Karayel
Cartoonist

Berlin / Germany
Denis Lopatin
Cartoonist

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy / Russia
Julian Radu
Cartoonist

Bucharest / Romania
 Audience Award All visitors of the competition website have the possibility to give an award. The cartoon with the most public voting will be honored with the Audience Award. The Audience Award will be chosen exclusively by the user of the website.
From 4th July until 24th July 2016 you can vote all cartoons under the menu item "CARTOONS".  Deadline The deadline for receipt of cartoons: 17th July 2016.
The transmittal of the cartoons takes place in digital form via this internet page: www.cartoonberlin.de.  Number of cartoons Max. number of entries per cartoonist: two cartoons per sub-theme.
The cartoons must be the original work of the artist.  Registration The registration for the competition takes place via this internet page.
First you have to registry as a participants of the competition. After registration an email will be sent to you with your password for your personal area. In this area you can upload your cartoons on our server.  Size / File Format Minimum Size: 500 KB
Maximum Size: 25 MB
File Format: JPG
Color Mode: RGB  Production The cartoon can be produced analogue or digital, but it has to be sent to us only in digital format.  Caption The caption in English or German takes place only via internet before uploading of the cartoons.  Dates The jury starts with the determination of the prize winners arround mid-July 2016.
The exhibition date is not yet fixed.  Presentation of the cartoons The contestant agrees to give the organizer, the Stiftung Naturschutz Berlin and their partners as well as the co-operation partners unrestricted publishing rights for the submitted cartoons.
With the sending of the works for the competition the contestant accepts automatically the regulation of the competition and agrees the print of the cartoons for the exhibition and catalogues.    Awards Ceremony / Vernissage The awards ceremony of the 7th International Cartoon Competition Berlin 2016 will take place in September in the Museum STORY OF BERLIN.   All copyrights are held by the author of the cartoons.   The decision is final.   Errors and changes excepted.  Sponsorship The project is sponsored by the Stiftung Naturschutz Berlin.      Partner